Salad with Peaches, Swiss Chard, Crottin de Chevre and Vanilla Champagne Vinaigrette Recipe


July 31, 2018

Recipe by Chef Jacquie


Salad Ingredients

1 Head Bibb lettuce, cleaned and torn into pieces

1 Head Red leaf lettuce, cleaned and torn into pieces

3 Swiss chard stems (different color ones add a festive touch)

1 Peach, cleaned and diced

Aged Crottin de chevre, crumbled

Vinaigrette Ingredients

1 teaspoon pure Madagascar vanilla extract

1/3 cup champagne vinegar

2/3 cup extra virgin olive oil

Salt and pepper to taste

1-2 teaspoons honey

1 teaspoon mustard


To make vinaigrette:

1Pour all ingredients into a cruet or sealed jar/container and shake vigorously. Can be made ahead.

To make the salad:

1Clean lettuces, chard and peach.

2When completely dry place in a medium bowl, add a few tablespoons of vinaigrette and toss till well coated. Keep the rest of the vinaigrette in a closed container in the fridge - you will have salad dressing for the week.

3Place salad on a chilled plate, top with crumbled cheese and serve.